Temperature modulates dengue virus epidemic growth rates through its effects on reproduction numbers and generation intervals.

Amir Said Siraj1, Rachel J Oidtman1, John H Huber2, Moritz U Kraemer3, Oliver J Brady4, Michael A Johansson5 and T Alex Perkins1, (1)University of Notre Dame, Biological Sciences, Notre Dame, IN, United States, (2)University of Notre Dame, Applied and Computational Mathematics and Statistics, Notre Dame, IN, United States, (3)University of Oxford, Department of Zoology, Oxford, United Kingdom, (4)London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine, Infectious Disease Epidemiology, London, United Kingdom, (5)Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Division of Vector-Borne Diseases, San Juan, PR, United States